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Posted on Jan. 24th, 2012

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Audi Kuwait sponsors the 7th annual GulfRun event


Kuwait, January 24, 2012 – For the second consecutive year, Audi Kuwait represented by Fouad Alghanim & Sons Automotive Company is actively sponsoring the GulfRun that will take place for the 7th time on the 26th & 27th January at the Bahrain International Circuit.

The event kicks-off on Thursday 26th with driver briefings by the GR organizing team and the marshals from the BIC. This year the event starts with practice runs on the inner & outer circuits simultaneously, followed by the actual race in the afternoon session. On the second day, the participants commence practicing on the GP circuit followed by the race in the afternoon session.

Additionally, the GR team will organize a karting race and quarter mile drag race on the Thursday 26th and Friday the 27th, respectively in the evening after the event highlights.

As a sponsor for the Gulf Run 7, Audi Kuwait will showcase the Audi R8 V10 and the Audi RS 5 and will provide participants and their guests a unique opportunity to experience a high-speed drive with a professional driver on all three circuits during the two-day event. The 'taxi-ride' experience will provide the passengers with a unique perspective of the cars road-handling and performance capabilities.

The Audi Kuwait will be located at the GP pits during the event period from the January 26th-27th where participants can sign up for taxi-rides in the model of their choice.